Daily Archives June 6, 2011

Book Review: Don’t Believe Everything You Think: The 6 Basic Mistakes We Make in Thinking (Paperback)

Cynical & Skeptical Don’t HAVE to be the Same Thing…,

… but in this book, they really are. I agree with the author: People prefer stories to statistics. I loved his stories in the book. I would get pulled into them, and then deflated when he ‘explains’ away any wonder that any moment might have had. The universe is full of wonder, whether it can be quantified, tested or explained makes no difference to the wonder. So where is the author’s wonder? Where is the faith and child-like belief that there is something bigger, greater and better than just ‘this’?

I am not new age, neither am I religious, and I wouldn’t exactly even call myself spiritual, but I do believe there are...

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